The Hungarian Post Office Ltd. welcomes the Budapest 2005 World Science Forum conference organised on the occasion of the World Science Day between 10-12th November 2005 by issuing a stamp.
The topic of the conference is knowledge, ethics and responsibility. The Forum is now traditionally organised in the headquarters of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and the Houses of Parliament. The event is organised by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences supported by UNESCO, ICSU and the EU. The main participants of the conference are academics, scientists, inventors and researchers arriving in Hungary from all over the world to discuss the possibilities of the optimal use of knowledge to make it serve the everyday life of human kind. Delegations are coming to take part in the event from nearly one hundred countries, and the number of participants together with the Hungarian guests is expected to be about five hundred.